Meyer welcomes proposals from eligible organizations working toward a flourishing and equitable Oregon. There are primarily two opportunities to apply for grants: Each spring we have an Annual Funding Opportunity within our portfolios; and at times, Meyer issues open Requests for Proposals.

Meyer's 2019 Annual Funding Opportunity is open!

Our primary funding opportunity happens once a year each spring through our portfolios below.

Building Community

Community vitality through shared responsibility

This portfolio will not have an open funding call through Meyer’s 2019 Annual Funding Opportunity. Click the link below to learn more.

Equitable Education

Eliminating the predictable gaps in public education and ensuring increased opportunity for priority students


Applications accepted: April 15 – May 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Healthy Environment

Nurturing a resilient natural environment, while supporting the well-being of Oregon’s diverse cultures and communities


Applications accepted: April 15 – May 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Housing Opportunities

Opening doors to opportunity and strengthening communities through safe and affordable housing


Applications accepted: April 15 – May 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Applicant toolkit

Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative

This partnership between The Collins Foundation, Meyer Memorial Trust, MRG Foundation, The Oregon Community Foundation and Pride Foundation creates a coordinated and nimble funding approach to address issues of immigration and refugees in the state and supports local organizations responding to these issues. Learn about this year-round opportunity here and then click the button below for a downloadable common application.


Awards Database

Explore a filterable, sortable list of our previously awarded grants.


Grant Types

Meyer issues awards for organizations in a few defined support categories.


Applicant Resources

Everything you need to know about how to apply for a grant at Meyer.


Who We Fund

Meyer funds work that strongly aligns with our four portfolios’ priorities and strategies.